U.Va. student opportunities
The Museum invites University students to explore the Museum and its collections through the student docent program, internships, and volunteer opportunities.
The Fralin student docents are trained in a variety of museum education techniques, including the inquiry method. After a completing the required Docent Training Course, they lead tours for school groups and community organizations, assist with the annual Writer's Eye competition, and help to coordinate Early Visions, a collaborative arts mentoring program with the Boys and Girls Club.
The fall 2013 Docent Training Course will be held on Wednesdays, 2–5 pm, September 4 – November 20. The application deadline is March 29, 2013. Interested students are encouraged to apply.